BMW 3 series E30

Since 1983-1994 of release

Repair and car operation

+ 1. The maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance service
+ 3. The engine
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Heating and ventilation
+ 6. Fuel system
+ 7. An exhaust system
- 8. Transmissions
   + 8.1.2. Specifications
   - 8.2. Automatic transmission
      8.2.2. Specifications
      8.2.3. Diagnostics of automatic transmission
      8.2.4. Draught of the selector of transmission
      8.2.5. A kick-down-mode cable
      8.2.6. The blocking switch / the switch of a signal of a backing
      8.2.7. Removal and transmission installation
      8.2.8. Epiploons of automatic transmission
      8.2.9. "Automatic machine"
+ 9. Coupling
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. A running gear
+ 12. A body
+ 13. An electric equipment
+ 14. A good advice

8.2.5. A kick-down-mode cable

Cables of management throttle заслонкой and automatic transmission

1. The lever throttle заслонки
2. A throttle branch pipe
3. A cable connecting throttle заслонку and a cam of the block of valves of transmission
4. A cam of a drive of the block of valves of transmission
5. A pedal
6. A cable throttle заслонки
Arrows – directions of moving of levers by pressing a pedal of a drive throttle заслонки.


1. Check up adjustment of a cable throttle заслонки (subsection 6.16 see).
2. Check up a backlash between the terminator and an end face of a carving tip of a cover of a cable. For adjustment release a counternut, establish a cover in the necessary position and tighten a counternut.
3. Release a counternut (2) switches (1) kick-down-modes under a pedal of an accelerator and wrap the switch to the full.
4. Press a pedal of an accelerator to notable resistance, keeping a pedal in this position, turn away the switch of a kick-down-mode to a contact with a pedal and tighten a counternut.
5. Check up adjustment, having pressed a pedal against the stop in the switch and having checked up a backlash. If the cable cannot be adjusted thus check up adjustment of a cable throttle заслонки, if necessary adjust. After repeat adjustment of a cable of a kick-down-mode.